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Sustainable farming, from niche to normal

A San-Francisco based fund aims to target conventional farms and make them sustainable while providing high returns to investors. Can it work? It can if we start eating the so called ‘cover crops’ the crops that are grown to replenish the soil. 24 more words

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October is for Sustainability: Day 22-26

Sustainability requires a little sacrifice. Moderation is one of the most important qualities to have, but it is one our society does not understand. We celebrate the culture of excess. 235 more words

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No. xx Is saving money a good incentive for sustainability?

Saving money is a good incentive for sustainability because it is a powerful one and maybe the strongest one we have to stimulate ourselves to act upon sustainability. 122 more words

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How To Break Our Addiction To Food Waste

While consumer waste toolkits aim to educate individuals at the household level, some activists are putting pressure on grocery stores and businesses further up the food supply chain to change practices in order to reduce food waste.

http://www.seattleglobalist.com/2014/10/16/food-waste-addiction-northwest-families/29596

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Re-imagining Capitalism: Love and Compassion in Economics | People-Centered Economic Development

In 1999, a conversation about the Ignorance and Want allegory from Dickens Christmas Carol began a business relationship that would last until my correspondents death. He was working at the time in Russia on a concept that hed written a paper on, business with the primary focus of people over profit.           180 more words

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